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Deep sea sharks are buoyant

Deep sea sharks are buoyant

June 19, 2015  |  2 Comments
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Scientists from UH Mānoa and University of Tokyo revealed that two species of deep-sea sharks, sixgill and prickly sharks, are positively buoyant

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Pollution and coral reef health focus of UH Hilo research

Pollution and coral reef health focus of UH Hilo research

June 10, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Hilo researchers partner with South Kohala community to study and improve coral reef health.

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Brian Bowen receives Kobe Award for achievement in aquatic biology

Brian Bowen receives Kobe Award for achievement in aquatic biology

June 3, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa research professor Brian Bowen awarded the 2015 Kobe Award for lifetime achievement in aquatic biology

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Dive discovers missing aircraft hangar of sunken WWII-era Japanese submarine

Dive discovers missing aircraft hangar of sunken WWII-era Japanese submarine

April 28, 2015  |  5 Comments
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Joint survey by UH, NOAA and NHK featured in May 6 documentary film

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David Karl elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

David Karl elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

April 22, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s David Karl joins prestigious honorary society

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David Karl honored with DuPont Award for outstanding accomplishment in microbiology

David Karl honored with DuPont Award for outstanding accomplishment in microbiology

April 15, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa professor David Karl recognized by the American Society for Microbiology with distinguished award

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New data allows broad view of human influence on Pacific ecosystems

New data allows broad view of human influence on Pacific ecosystems

April 1, 2015  |  Comments
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Researcher studying extremely remote and uninhabited reefs in an effort to understand what coral reefs would be like in the absence of humans.

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New research predicts a doubling of coastal erosion by mid-century in Hawaiʻi

New research predicts a doubling of coastal erosion by mid-century in Hawaiʻi

March 23, 2015  |  1 Comment
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New research from scientists at UH Mānoa brings into clearer focus just how dramatically Hawaiʻi beaches might change as sea level rises in the future.

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Oceanic microbes behave in synchrony across ocean basins

Oceanic microbes behave in synchrony across ocean basins

March 13, 2015  |  2 Comments
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Researchers found that microbial communities in different regions of the Pacific Ocean displayed strikingly similar daily rhythms in their metabolism despite inhabiting extremely different habitats.

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Ocean users asked to keep distance from Hilo Bay wave buoy

Ocean users asked to keep distance from Hilo Bay wave buoy

March 10, 2015  |  Comments
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The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System asks ocean users to carefully navigate around the wave buoy.

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